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Babysitter Old Bridge NJ

Babysitters provide a needed respite to busy and tired parents. Below you can find nanny and babysitting services in Old Bridge, NJ that provide nannies, babysitters, event childcare, residential childcare, and hotel childcare, as well as infant specialists and traveling nannies, and advice and content on childcare.

Staten Island Y - South Shore
(718) 227-3200
3939 Richmond Avenue
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Mon-Thu 5:30am-11pm; Fri 5:30am-6:45pm (teens only 7pm-10pm); Sat-Sun 6am-9:30pm; closes 6pm one Saturday monthly for family night.
Cost
Annual Membership
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources, Leagues & Teams

Precious Lambs Childcare
(718) 420-1860
110 Seneca Street
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Cost
Varies with age and hours
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

JW Tumbles
(718) 948-2978
6264 Amboy Road
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Call for current class schedule.
Cost
Cost varies by age; first class is free
Ages
0-9
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Indoors

KinderCare
(866) 721-8055
83 Ferry Road
Old Bridge, NJ

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KinderCare
(888) 350-0258
1330 Highway 34
Aberdeen, NJ

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Caring Angels Home Based Day Care
(718) 442-6056
740 Targee Street
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Cost
Varies with program.
Ages
6-Feb
Services Available
Childcare

The Child Study Center of New York
(718) 442-8588
285 Clove Road
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 7:30am-6pm
Cost
$$
Ages
5-Mar
Services Available
Childcare

Staten Island YMCA - Broadway Center
(718) 981-4933
651 Broadway
Staten Island, NY
Hours
Mon-Thu 5:30am-10:30pm; Fri 5:30am-7pm; Sat-Sun 6am-9:30pm
Cost
Annual Membership
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Kids Resources

First Friends Child Care
(732) 583-0003
269 State Route 34
Matawan, NJ

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Happy Hours School Inc
(732) 583-8704
1 Woodbrook Dr
Matawan, NJ

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Babysitter Basic for Parents, Find Babysitter Information and Babysitting Services

Babysitter Basics for Parents

All parents, at some point or the other, will need to hire the services of a babysitter. However, for many parents, this is easier said than done.

Finding the Right Babysitter

A babysitter essentially fills in for you, the parent, during your absence. To ensure that your child is in safe hands, it is essential that you get the right babysitter for the job. To do so:

  • Find out about potential babysitters by asking relatives, friends, colleagues, or community organizations.

  • Choose a babysitter based on the needs of your child and their age. It's easier to baby sit a nine-year old than a baby.

  • Do not hire the first candidate who responds. Take time to screen candidates until you are sure that you have found a babysitter who is best for your child.

  • Look for someone who has the required credentials. A candidate with a certificate in babysitting, for instance, is likely to be more professional and competent. At the same time, don't rely on classroom training alone to judge a babysitter or nanny. Sometimes, babysitting skills are more natural than learned. 

  • Always crosscheck references provided by a potential babysitter.

  • A very good test is to introduce the candidate to your child. This will allow you to evaluate how the prospective babysitter interacts with your child .

Preparing the Babysitter

Before leaving your child in the care of the babysitter you have...

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